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Dolphin Bay

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Crescent Dr | Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 426 1030
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Amazing adventure!

we were diving with dolphin Lilly. It was amazing!! Our session with Lilly was at 9:30 in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Vienna, Austria
Dolphin bay

Took my breathe away Being with people of many nations in the water with dolphins under the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Dolphin Bay in Dubai is one of the world’s largest and most sophisticated dolphin habitats in the world. Here you can select from a range of dolphin interactions suitable for all ages and swimming abilities. Experiences range from standing in shallow water to swimming or scuba diving alongside these charismatic creatures. All Dolphin Bay packages also include access to Aquaventure Waterpark.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“royal swim” (119 reviews)
“deep water” (79 reviews)
“water park” (158 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:10 AM - 4:30 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Crescent Dr | Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 426 1030

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Reviewed 6 days ago

we were diving with dolphin Lilly. It was amazing!! Our session with Lilly was at 9:30 in the morning (so we were the first ones) - and it was only my girlfriend and myself - so we enjoyed a long time with the dolphin. They...More

Thank BgmStachi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my breathe away Being with people of many nations in the water with dolphins under the Dubai sun. Absolutely worth doing

Thank Nelly D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived we were warmly greeted and taken through to our orientation, here we were talked through the health and safety aspects of our encounter. We were shown a video and told some interesting facts about the Dolphins at the Bay. For the safety...More

2  Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

So easy to book and arrange this! We got to the Atlantis and were told we could have our dolphin encounter earlier than I had booked which was great. The overall organisation of everything was great and the staff were so helpful and friendly. The...More

2  Thank claire_hopes1986
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 6 who wanted to go for the royal swim. One of us had a 4 year year old child, so he couldnt do the royal swim which is fair enough as its for safety and had to go for dolphin...More

2  Thank lindsaydubai
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We spend a lot of time in the water getting to know our dolphin history they separated you in groups so you can interact with they as a family or solo

2  Thank Daphne Ashai B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We went for dubai tour recently and booked for swim with dolphin .I only did it and my husband only watched me swimming :).It is a properly guided activity, with trainers all around, but the real show starts when you actually hold the dolphins and...More

3  Thank Aditi B
Reviewed 8 October 2017

My husband booked what they pompously call a "Royal Swim" with Dolphins at Atlantis for my birthday. It was my dream since I was a child. I have never had the opportunity to do it until I come to Dubai. Actually, I promised myself I...More

2  Thank 662morganep
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It was a very good experience but remember that the camera is always taking pictures so try and keep a good face and body posture as the camera person never lets you know he is taking photos You pay a lot for the experience and...More

2  Thank GarageAli
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I booked a Dolphin Encounter experience for myself, and an observer pass for my partner. As we were staying at Atlantis, we knew there was a discounted rate at Dolphin Bay (Dolphin Encounter = AED 665 or AED 725, Observer Pass = AED 100) However,...More

2  Thank simpatico28
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13 October 2017|
Response from Aditi B | Reviewed this property |
Basically if you have a night stay at Atlantis then Aquaventure is complimentary entry for in house guests.Otherwise if you purchase Dolphin Bay ticket then entry to Aqua venture water park and aqua venture beach will have... More
Amy M
6 October 2017|
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Response from carronmcb | Reviewed this property |
No we never
2 October 2017|
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Response from shreyans s | Reviewed this property |
Yes but the staff there is very careful. They will not allow if it was not apt for the visitors. And fun part will keep you warm. Nothing to worry. Dont overthink go for it.